CSUSB Fall 2012 Hopefuls - page 5

Hey everyone! Well we made it mighty far and now we are done with pre reqs and on to applying! I am applying to the 2012 cohort and would like to invite everyone else that is applying to post here... Read More

  1. by   Victor 3397
    DarkBluePhoenix thanks for the info. I called the school today to see when I meet with someone from the nursing dept to eval my completed courses. I checked out the pre-req's on the website and noticed they require 2 chem classes, at CSULB the one chem class I took meets their chem requirement. I am kinda bummed, chem again! Plus CSUSB requires letters of rec and volunteer hours!
  2. by   Spiffyness
    Why are you bummed if the chem at csulb is equivalent to the chem at csusb?
  3. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    Well the chem that I took was general chem which is inorganic. Then I took the next in sequence which is a organic/biochem mix. I love it! Biochemistry would be my back up if nursing doesnt work out. I also did it at a CC though. But isn't the chem for CSULB the organic biochem one? But CSUSB wants general chem too eh? At CSULB, isn't the organic biochem class have a pre req like o chem?
  4. by   Spiffyness
    the chem at csulb covers general chem, organic chem, and biochem all in one semester. and according to assist.org it is equivalent to the csusb requirement. that's why i was wondering why victor3397 said "
    i am kinda bummed, chem again!"
  5. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    Oi! Must me nice! I had to do two semesters lol..
  6. by   Spiffyness
    Yeah I'm glad that it was all in one semester because I really don't like chem. It's my least favorite science and I really don't care for it. Haha
  7. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    That's good they combined it thoughI love chem.Hey what your back up if nursing doesn't work out?
  8. by   Spiffyness
    You mean if I don't get in the program?
  9. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    Well Ms. ST you will make it in the program..I meant what's you plan B.
  10. by   Victor 3397
    I took chem 20 at El Camino, but I am not sure if it is equivalent to their two required chem courses. I called CSUSB to check about the chem I completed and the person could not give me any info. She rec I go to CSUSB to have them evaluted, so I guess i have to take the hour and half drive.
  11. by   DarkBluePhoenix
    Oi! Have fun. Go early though. Most people drive out of SB.Hopefully you get good news
  12. by   Spiffyness
    Gosh that really sucks. You didn't try emailing? That's how I asked and handled my math class situation. I didn't have to drive out at all to get my class waived.
  13. by   Spiffyness
    @Dark I dont have a back up career, but if I don't get into a program for Fall then I will be able to finish up a minor in Sociology and then reapply for nursing programs for the Spring semester. funny how I took sociology courses as 'fillers' while taking my Pre reqs and they actually count towards something I would only need 3-4 more classes to finish the minor so I would just do that in the fall

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